The ‘Royal Ruby’ is a deep maroon mounding, frost hardy rosette. This succulent has a tight hard leafed shape. This succulent is perfect for use as a filler in wedding arrangements, planters, rock gardens, and terrariums.
Origin: Garden cultivar
Plant Type: Succulent
Size: under 3”
Propagation: Propagate this succulent by taking a trimming from the mother plant during the early summer. Allow the trimmed stem to dry and callous over where the plant was cut for a few days, and then place the trimming into moist soil. Avoid watering and keep out of direct sunlight until the plant has rooted (about 2-3 weeks).
Growth Habit: Mounding rosette
Light: Full sun/partial shade
Water: Water this succulent only once the soil is completely dry. Be cautious to not over water this succulent to avoid root rot. This succulent will do best in a well-draining soil. Watch for standing water that may collect in the rosette.
Temperature: Cool climates. Avoid freezing temperatures.
Fertilizer: Apply fertilizer during the grow season to boost the plants natural defenses against environmental stress.
Tips: Use a well-draining soil medium to help avoid root rot! Maintain in an environment with fresh air flow.